Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Government Camp Song
    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert - Campbell, Mary - Campbell, Betty
    • Date: 1941-08-08
  • Audio Recording
    Government Camp Song
    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert - Campbell, Mary - Campbell, Betty - Treat, Margaret
    • Date: 1941-08-09
  • Film, Video
    Government camp song [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 2 min. | Audio track taken from AFS 5101 a1 (General). Photographs taken from Library of Congress online collections (General). Photos used: Children under an FSA camp sign (http://memory.loc.gov/afc/afcts/images/p014/0001u.tif) -- Children of migrant Oklahoma family, now living near Fresno, California, picking cotton(http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998021850/PP/ ) -- Pea picker's home (http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998018292/PP/) -- Migrant agricultural worker's family (http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998021554/PP/) -- Baseball game at ...
    • Contributor: Campbell, Mary - Treat, Margaret - Campbell, Betty - Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert
  • Audio Recording
    Tip-top Tipperary Mary Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Ted Levy - Harry Carroll
    • Date: 1914-11-18
  • Notated Music
    Children of liberty Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 24 cm | words by William Dudley Foulke ; music by Ralph Campbell Sloane. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Mary T.R. Foulke?] - Sloane, Ralph Campbell - Foulke, William Dudley
    • Date: 1917

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  • Article
    Scottish American Song The most significant impact of Scottish music on American song has been its influence on American song genres, often coupled with the influence of Irish song. Scholars today are looking at the influence of the religious songs of early Scottish settlers on the development of African American spirituals and Gospel. The roots of country music come from a mixture of Americanized adaptations of Scottish ...
  • Article
    Children's Songs - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections Children's songs may include songs that adults sing or teach to children, songs children pass along to each other, and songs that children compose themselves. These distinctions are not always clear cut, however, as adults may teach children songs that they learned from other children in childhood, and children may pass along songs learned from adults to other children. Playlist Five recordings from Library ...
  • Article
    Printable Timeline - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections 1900 Songs of America Amy Marcy Cheney Beach sets to music Three Browning Songs, including
  • Book/Printed Material
    Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples Book. print | 1 p.l., 12, 5, 4, 5 p. 19 cm. | By Henry Tucker. (Statement Of Responsibility). With music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). An immense Descriptive Catalogue of the best Novels, the best Song Books, the best Music, and the ...
    • Contributor: R. M. Dewitt - Tucker, Henry
    • Date: 1874
  • Book/Printed Material
    Wehman's complete dancing master and call book containing a full and complete description of all the modern dances, together with the figures of the German
    Complete dancing master and call book
    Book. print | 88 p. illus. 19 cm. | By J. H. Harvey. (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). P. O. Box 1823. NEW YORK.
    • Contributor: H. J. Wehman, Publisher - Harvey, J. H.
    • Date: 1889

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The treasures of Terpsichore or, A companion for the ball-room. Being a collection of all the most popular English country dances, arrange alphabetically, with proper figures to each dance
    Companion for the ball-room
    Book. print | 1 p.l., xxvii, 130 p. 16 cm. | By T. Wilson ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Supplemented by: "The supplement to The treasures of Terpsichore; containing all the most fashionable English country dances for the year 1811, with various proper figures adapted to each dance; being a continuation to 'The treasures of Terpsichore.' By T. Wilson ... " (31, [12] p. 16 ...
    • Contributor: Printed for the Author - And to Be Had of Messrs. Sherwood, Neely, and Jones - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    • Date: 1816
  • Book/Printed Material
    American dancing master, and ball-room prompter containing about five hundred dances including all the latest and most fashionable ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest and ... Book. print | 160 p. illus. 17 cm. | By Elias Howe, assisted by several eminent professors of dancing. (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). AMERICAN DANCING MASTER & BALL-ROOM PROMPTER.
    • Contributor: E. Howe - Howe, Elias
    • Date: 1862